Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway 9.2 e-mail notification unknown vulnerability
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A vulnerability has been found in Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway 9.2 (Enterprise Resource Planning Software) and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part of the component e-mail notification. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, and integrity. The summary by CVE is:
Vulnerability in the PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway product of Oracle PeopleSoft (component: e-mail notification). The supported version that is affected is 9.2. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via HTTP to compromise PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway accessible data as well as unauthorized read access to a subset of PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Candidate Gateway accessible data. CVSS 3.1 Base Score 6.5 (Confidentiality and Integrity impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N).
The weakness was presented 07/20/2021 as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2021. It is possible to read the advisory at oracle.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-2404 since 12/09/2020. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/25/2021).
Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.
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Timeline12/09/2020 CVE assigned
07/20/2021 +222 days Advisory disclosed
07/20/2021 +0 days Countermeasure disclosed
07/21/2021 +1 days VulDB entry created
07/25/2021 +4 days VulDB last update
Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - July 2021
CVE: CVE-2021-2404 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 07/21/2021 10:37 AM
Updated: 07/25/2021 09:39 AM
Changes: (8) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai source_cve_cna
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